New York Post "This is how not to react to losing a quarterback battle. Brian Hoyer beat out Ryan Mallett for the Texans starting job on Monday, and Mallett’s response was to oversleep and miss practice on Thursday. The Houston Chronicle reported that while coach Bill O’Brien would not disclose the reason..." August 28
Houston Chronicle "Quarterback Ryan Mallett wasn’t at the Texans’ practice Thursday. “That’s between Ryan and I,” coach Bill O’Brien said. Mallett lost the starting job to Brian Hoyer this week. Mallett said the day after that he was disappointed and disagreed with the decision but would continue to work hard..." August 27
NFL.com "The Houston Texans will roll with Brian Hoyer to start the season. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday morning that Hoyer was named the starter to open the 2015 season, according to two sources informed of the decision. On Sunday, coach Bill O'Brien said he would make a decision..." August 24
Houston Chronicle "Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer each had a chance Saturday night to show he should be the Texans' starting quarterback. But after a less-than-thrilling exhibition against the Broncos, the competition to earn the job remains even. A dead tie. Emphasis on dead. The Texans lost to Denver..." August 23
O'Brien said no one's in lead between Hoyer, Mallett right now. #Texans
Houston Chronicle "Your vote is being added to the total. Votes are not reflected in the tallies immediately. The Texans could have have two quarterbacks competing for one job and a potential season-long QB controversy. Or just Ryan Mallett. The team re-signed Mallett on Monday to a two-year, $7 million ($1.75..." March 09
Houston Chronicle "Quarterback Ryan Mallett said on Wednesday he would like to return to the Texans but was careful not to rule out the possibility of signing with another team. Unless Mallett signs a new contract with the Texans before March 10 when the new league year begins, he’ll become an unrestricted free..." February 26
Houston Chronicle "Ryan Mallet’s arm was in a sling and he was careful not to draw attention to himself Friday. But the 6-6 quarterback was impossible to miss in the Texans’ locker room and during practice, which featured Mallett shadowing healthy QBs Case Keenum and Thad Lewis as they prepared for a critical home..." December 20
Bleacher Report "The Houston Texans defense is one of the most formidable in the AFC with J.J. Watt at the helm, but their offense continues to struggle. With quarterback Tom Savage "not ready to play," the Texans will likely turn back to Ryan Fitzpatrick for the remainder of the season and re-sign Ryan Mallett to..." November 25
With Ryan Mallett out for the season, Texans are signing former Bills QB Thaddeus Lewis, per league source.
NFL.com "Ryan Mallett's run as Houston's starting quarterback is on hold. The Texans passer might have suffered a torn right pectoral muscle before Sunday's 22-13 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals during warmups, which would end his season, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport was told by a source informed of..." November 24
Just left Texans dressing room and I'm told Mallett is out for rest of season.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer spent a year practicing alongside Texans quarterback Ryan Mallett in New England and can attest to that big gun everyone's always raving about. "Well, talking about Ryan, first and foremost, it's the strongest arm I've ever seen -- by far,'' said Hoyer. "In..." November 13
Houston Chronicle "Ryan Mallett is the Texans’ starting quarterback. Coach Bill O’Brien named Mallett the starter Wednesday, after debating during recent days whether to make a change. “This might be the thing that helps our team,” O’Brien said at NRG Stadium. “I might be wrong.”" November 05
Battle Red Blog "In another instance of 140 characters or less creating waves, backup QB Ryan Mallett clarified what he meant when he tweeted that he was ready to "seize the opportunity" following Houston's loss to the Eagles. It's said that the most popular player on a losing football team is the backup..." November 04
CBS Sports "The Patriots and Texans finally ended the most boring game of chicken we've seen a while, with New England dealing backup quarterback Ryan Mallett to the quarterback-starved Texans, where Mallett will work with his old offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien. But according to 790 Sports Talk's Lance..." September 06
CSN New England "Bill Belichick was about 25 minutes late for his scheduled 12:15 p.m. press conference on Tuesday. Not a stunner. There are a lot of things happening on these cutdown days. When he got to the podium, I asked him a general question about trades. The impetus for that was the status of Ryan..." August 27
NFL.com "With Ryan Mallett still on the burner as a potential trade target for quarterback-needy teams, the New England Patriots are keeping their backup in bubble wrap. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that New England is expected to hold Mallett out of Thursday's final preseason game..." August 25
CSN New England "Ryan Mallett has been in the spotlight over the past few days as many are questioning his future with the New England Patriots. Chris Price joined Sports Tonight to discuss what he has seen from Mallett over the course of his career. "To me, Mallett is a fascinating guy," said Price. "I..." August 07
Boston Herald "Tom Brady has paid his dues this week. Quarterback Ryan Mallett will start tonight's preseason opener against the Redskins, according to a source. Since Brady entered his first training camp as the fulltime starter in 2002, he has only sat out three preseason openers (2005, 2008, 2011)...." August 07
Texans will not be trading for Ryan Mallet.
"From what I understand, there is still a chance" Texans will trade for Ryan Mallett, @RapSheet says on Total Access.
Rick Smith on Ryan Mallet rumors: We have not been in any conversations with the NE Patriots. #Texans
Boston Herald "It’s time to drum up the Ryan Mallett trade speculation once again. Mallett has consistently been on the trading block for about two years, as the Browns and Buccaneers showed interest in acquiring him in the lead-up to the 2013 draft, and the Texans have expressed a similar desire this..." May 09
A source tells me Ryan Mallett to the Texans may soon be done.
Bleacher Report "he Houston Texans have a major need at quarterback this offseason. Will the Texans select a QB with the first overall pick? Could they trade for a young backup like Ryan Mallett? Would this allow Houston to take Jadeveon Clowney with the first overall pick?" March 09
NESN "Patriots fans have been waiting two seasons and one summer now. Other NFL teams have been ready to pounce as well but Ryan Mallett still hasn’t put it all together to show the potential that once made him a first-round prospect if not for some off-the-field issues. Mallett went 11-for-22 in..." August 24
Boston Herald "Quarterback Ryan Mallett insisted there's nothing to worry about tonight after leaving the preseason opener with a head injury. Mallett took a hard hit in the second quarter and never returned though the team listed him as "questionable." He met with the medical staff on the bench but didn't..." August 10
Boston Herald "Patriots backup quarterback Ryan Mallett’s character was scrutinized as he ran through the rigors of the 2011 pre-draft process, and he plummeted to the third round because of those concerns. The critics might need to start paying more attention. Do they know he’ll graduate from Arkansas on..." May 09
Boston Globe "Multiple teams have called the Patriots this week about a potential trade for backup quarterback Ryan Mallett, according to three league sources. Whether the Patriots will trade the 2011 third-round pick is the question. But all three sources said the odds are slightly stronger that Mallett is..." April 25
Boston Globe "The food at the AFC coaches breakfast on Tuesday at the Arizona Biltmore was fairly standard fare: fruit, muffins, ham and egg croissants. And when Bill Belichick sat down, many of his answers were standard fare as well: for players who have left the team, he said rosters change every year; for..." March 20
Boston Herald "It’s still unclear if the Patriots will trade quarterback Ryan Mallett this offseason, but teams are still calling about Tom Brady’s backup. The Cleveland Browns and Tampa Bay Buccaneers have expressed interest in acquiring Mallett, according to a source, but a deal still appears unlikely. The..." March 13
Dawgs By Nature "Let me start by saying that I don't like rumors, or reporting rumors, but it's that time of the year. Most of what we will hear between now and Tuesday will be speculative, exciting, frustrating, and certainly conversational all at once. That being said, Mary Kay Cabot decided to kick the..." March 09
Revenge Of The Birds "We all know that the Arizona Cardinals are looking to improve the quarterback position on their team. They lost out on Alex Smith when he was traded from the San Francisco 49ers to the Kansas City Chiefs, although the were never going to give up nearly what the Chiefs did for Smith. The..." February 28
Boston Herald "The 49ers’ decision to move Alex Smith has set this offseason’s trade market for quarterbacks, and that’s key for the Patriots and Ryan Mallett. Even though two sources indicated Tuesday the Patriots aren’t actively trying to trade Mallett, the possibility makes too much sense to ignore,..." February 28